Girls get dirty too! Jana Brown, driver of Mud Maiden, is proof of this. She gets down and dirty with the best of the boys around her town in Oklahoma even taking on the Bounty Holes. We got the inside scoop on this Muddy Lady and her truck.
- Truck Name: Mud Maiden
- Owner/Driver/Where From: Jana Brown – Minco, OK
- Years Owned: 10 years
- Truck Model: 1978 Ford F-150
- Engine: Ford 460 big block
- Tires/Lift: 14.9/24 tractor tires, coil springs and triangled 4-link for a lift
- Awards/Competitions Won: haven’t really got any awards, but I have won one bounty hole at Cox City, OK and few 2nd and 3rd places in racing at several mud bogs around Oklahoma and texas
Favorite Mud Parks/Events: Mudstock at Sparks, OK and Rednecks with Paychecks at St.Jo, TX
Fun Fact about Your Truck and/or Yourself: to my knowledge I am currently the only Female Mega Truck driver in the state of Oklahoma
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/MudMaidenMegaTruck/
Sponsors: Iron Goat Garage, Oklahoma Storm Chasers, and Fried Okla
WD: What got you into the mud biz? How long have you been at it?
Jana: Had a friend that raced mud bogs I used to go and watch and fell in love with it and have been hooked ever since. I have been racing with my truck for about 10 years
WD: Married? Kids? Are they involved?
Jana: Have been married for 12 years to my husband Robbie Brown who has fabricated and built my truck from the ground up with me helping when I can
WD: If you could get behind the wheel of any other truck which would it be? A favorite truck besides your own?
Jana: If I could pick any truck it would be my dream to get behind the wheel of Big Foot #1 I have watched that truck race since I was little and I have tried to base my truck off of that one.. I have tried to keep my truck original and old school the best I can..
WD: What keeps you in the game?
Jana: I have a love for this sport, you could say I have mud running through my veins. My favorite part is seeing the kids enjoy the sport so much and watching their faces when I make a pass through the mud it makes me so happy
WD: Do you have any rituals or habits prior to a race day or mud event?
Jana: Working on the truck up until the last minute to make sure everything is in working order
WD: What’s one fun non-mud related fact we might not know about you?
Jana: Not sure if this is non mud related I don’t do a whole lot besides stuff in the mud but I love wrenching on my truck and other vehicles
WD: If you could vacation anywhere in the world where would you go?
Jana: I have always wanted to visit Alaska
WD: What do you think the most important part of a truck is?
Jana: The suspension, because without it you can’t get the power to the ground
WD: What is your daily driver?
Jana: 2015 Jeep Wrangler
WD: What is your Day Job?
WD: What is on the Horizon for you/your truck?
Jana: Hopefully upgrades to the truck and being able to travel to bigger events
WD: How did your truck get it’s name?
Jana: Thought of it one day when I was outside washing the mud off of it after a race
WD: Final Thoughts?
Jana: Just like to thank everyone that has helped with my truck over the years and especially to my husband cause without him none of it would be possible.
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